Real Name: John Smith

Identity/Class: Human technology user

Occupation: Newspaper reporter for the Globe.

Affiliations: Unknown

Enemies: Takos, a ruthless gang leader.

Known Relatives: Takos (brother)

Aliases: Lord John Trevor (Argentinian reprints)

Base of Operations: Unidentified US city

First Appearance: Albi le Piu Belle Aventure (December 12 ,1946)

Powers/Abilities: His costume endowed him with extraordinary strength and other exceptional powers including the ability to fire atomic energy beams from a battery on his belt and to fly. His costume also grants him invulnerabilty.

History: John Smith invented a special rubber suit (blue jumpsuit, later changed to red) that was powered by atomic energy. The suit would occasionally malfunction.

Comments: Created by Max Massimino Garnier and Paul Campani. Thanks to Dennis Ray for the images and a lot of additional information.

The "World Encyclopedia of Comics" identifies Misterix as Italy's second masked hero after Asso de Picche.

CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with

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